Debunking the Myth Between Testosterone and Heart Attacks

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                Poor testosterone! After an eye-grabbing article linking heart attacks and testosterone therapy together, there has been much fear and hysteria surrounding testosterone and heart attacks and what this means for our patients. Lucky for you, The Carragher Method can help dispel the rumors about testosterone causing heart attacks, and the problems with this study.  Since making news … Read More

Health Benefits of Melatonin: How the Sleep Hormone Can Help Anti Aging

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Melatonin: you have probably either taken it, read something about it, or even heard it thrown around by friends with regard to jet-lag or insomnia. But do you truly know what the health benefits of melatonin are, and are you aware of how melatonin may help with longevity? If not, you’re in the right place! We are here to give you the answers to questions … Read More

How Does HGH Burn Fat?

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You might be asking the question: “what is HGH?” HGH is also known as the human growth hormone or somatotropin. To put it simply, it’s a peptide hormone that stimulates growth, cellular reproduction, and cell regeneration in humans – which makes it a vital part of human development. For those wondering “how does HGH burn fat?,” and “how long before HGH starts burning fat?” we’re … Read More

Should I Do Testosterone Replacement Therapy?

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Should I Do Testosterone Replacement Therapy? You may be asking yourself, “should I do testosterone replacement therapy?” Well, to answer that question, it is important to understand what it is, what the benefits are, and more. For starters, many factors contribute to making a man more “manly.” One of those essential factors is testosterone. The optimal level of testosterone’s presence in the body enhances your … Read More

What is a Hormone?

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Hormone Definition A hormone is a chemical produced in one area of your body that travels to another area to produce a physiological effect. Hormones govern many crucial body functions including: sexual stimulation, growth, metabolism, lean muscle and fat mass,  emotions, disease prevention and more. Hormones have complex interactions which help us to feel healthy, strong, and vital. Beginning in our late 20s and early … Read More

What are Telomeres and Why are They Important?

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What Are Telomeres and Why Are They Important? Telomeres are the protective caps at each chromosome’s end whose primary function is to prevent chromosomal “fraying” when a cell replicates. Think of the plastic tip of shoelaces, protecting the shoelace.  Telomeres protect chromosomes in the same way.  As a cell ages, its telomeres become shorter. Eventually, the telomeres become too short to allow cell replication, the … Read More

You’ve Heard About “Low T” But What About “Low E”?

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Estrogen: An Unlikely Player As most men approach middle age, the seemingly inevitable starts to occur: we gain weight around the waistline, sexual desire starts to wane, we’re unable to lift as much weight at the gym, and we seem to simply have a harder time keeping up with the younger guys. And most of us – doctors included – think that loss of testosterone … Read More

How To Treat High Cholesterol The Natural Way

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When you hit your mid-30s, your cholesterol levels may be in for a change. Your “bad” cholesterol (low density lipoprotein, or LDL) may start to rise and your “good” cholesterol (high density lipoprotein, or HDL) may start to drop. The Status Quo Doctors often reflexively treat these changes to prevent cholesterol-related heart issues. They do this by administering drugs called statins, which block an enzyme … Read More